Another of the Rothiemurchus squirrels on the lawn of our holiday cottage in the Cairngorm National Park,NE Scotland
Sony Alpha 350 DSLR ,Tamron 70-300mm lens,shot through the patio doors,a clean bit that the dog hadn’t snotted on.
We called this one “Bandy Tail” because..well because of his tail.
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Living in the English Lake District,Cumbria,NW England with a love of photographing locations in Cumbria and Scotland, especially landscapes.

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  • Agnes McGuinness
    Agnes McGuinnessabout 3 years ago

    What a beauty! Great shot, Jamie. x

  • And here I am in the cottage,having a glass of wine and chilling out..thanks Agnes

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • Dorothy Thomson
    Dorothy Thomsonabout 3 years ago

    Great shot Jamie. Did Tarn notice it too?

  • She’s been going bananas Dorothy.They are visible through the kitchen,dining room and living room windows…she doesn’t know which way to turn!!

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKabout 3 years ago

    Ahhhh… Cute capture Jamie.

  • Cheers Don mate

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • moor2sea
    moor2seaabout 3 years ago

    aaah sweet! good shot Jamie :-)

  • Lol,ta Sue

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • Rob Parsons
    Rob Parsonsabout 3 years ago

    Great shot Jamie – whereabouts are you staying?

  • Just opposite the Rothiemurchus visitor centre on the road to Black Park. 200yds from the Chinese takeaway..yay!! A bit blowy but looks set fair for Ben Macdui and/or Sgurr Gaoith this week (2 Munros)

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • Jon Lees
    Jon Leesabout 3 years ago

    nice work Jamie!!

  • Cheers John

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • Tom Gomez
    Tom Gomezabout 3 years ago

    Excellent capture Jamie …

  • Thanks Tom,I must have 60 squirrel shots…can’t get out of the

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • artwhiz47
    artwhiz47about 3 years ago

    Awwwwwwww & stuff. Look at those colours! Snotted on; fie! This about the dog who’s about to turn 6?

  • And has turned

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • yampy
    yampyabout 3 years ago

    This is just awesome

    well captured and perfect timing

  • Cheers mate,they are wall to wall here. Can’t go wrong.

    – VoluntaryRanger

  • KatMagic Photography
    KatMagic Photo...about 3 years ago

    A very sweet photo…

  • Thanks Kat

    – VoluntaryRanger

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